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Looking for historical infantry

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Hi, I'm looking for any historical infantry mini with a forlorn/tired/sorrow look in 28-32mm, preferably from Reaper.

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Hi, I'm looking for any historical infantry mini with a forlorn/tired/sorrow look in 28-32mm, preferably from Reaper.

 

That's to broad a topic and I can't think of anything in the Reaper line that fits. I would try searching for napoleonic era miniatures especially vignettes involving the retreat from Moscow by Napoleon in 1812.

 

Other than that I really need to know what era you are thinking about. 

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Yes, "any" is such a broad subject, ranging from 3000bc to 2016ad talking about currently manufactured lines...

 

Reaper doesn't really make historical minis. There are a few that has some historical "flavor" but are not historical per se (more like "Hollywood historical.")

 

Damon.

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It doesn't have to be perfect, Hollywood/Reaper historical works too. Xherman, I was looking at the WWII Chronoscopes and I'm leaning heavily towards the first one you linked. I was hoping maybe someone might have seen something I didn't. Era really doesn't matter for this one, though being able to look at multiple eras would be nice.

The plan is to do a diorama for next ReaperCon with a heaven or hell theme based on Five Finger Death Punch's Wrong Side of Heaven, Righteous Side of Hell.

 

Edited to Add: I decided to add a US Infantryman from each of the major wars. I think I have enough Reaper Infantry that adding other company's mini shouldn't knock me out of consideration for a Sophie.

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Some more (semi-) historicals from Reaper.

 

Maybe a little converting will help?

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50113

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50333

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50226

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50105

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50100

 

http://www.reapermini.com/OnlineStore/Historical/sku-down/50043

 

Personally I think the Native American Chieftain and the US infantryman from my first post might work well together.

Sort of a "then"and "now" setting?

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I looked at the chief and I already added the Civil War officer.

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I helped? :upside:

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Kinda, mostly, I had already looked at all of them but showing them again in one spot made me reconsider the scope. Enabling.

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I almost enabled myself, looking at all those cool minis.

 

Luckily this time I made my will save..( mostly because there are minis on their way as we speak already...)

 

I did notice, with all the semi historicals, I miss the Conquistadores, Napoleonics and Roman style minis.

Would love to see some Reaper versions of those periods.

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Go to Hornet and convert.  I've done it.  The heads are 1/35, impressive, and there is a wide, wide range. 

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